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Making room for turkey
Jon LeVan has Levi Thomet to thank for his Thanksgiving Day fun run win. LeVan trailed Thomet for the better part of Thursday’s Turkey Trot 5-kilometer run. That changed when Thomet took a wrong turn. LeVan took advantage and held off a fast-charging Thomet to claim the victory on a cold morning in Kodiak. “I yelled his name trying to tell him the path was right there, but then I decided I might as well win it,” L...
Nov 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Turkey fun run
Before Thanksgiving dinner, Kodiak’s cross country team is hosting the sixth annual Turkey Trot fun run on Thursday. The five-kilometer run or two-mile walk begins at 10 a.m. Registration is 9:30 a.m. at the Kodiak Teen Center. Age division winners receive a Thanksgiving pie, while pies will also be given out randomly. All proceeds go to the KHS cross country team. Head coach Marcus Dunbar said the suggested entry...
Nov 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local results: Nov. 23
Boys Little Dribblers Fourth and fifth grade Nov. 9 Nov. 16 Subway 25, Brechan 21 Glenn Penamora 14 points, Felino Macatuno 7, David Gunn 2 and Thomas Evans 2 for Subway. Arjay Fangonilo 12 points, Ryan Walker 4, Kameron Beach 3 and Stephan Chopek 2 for Brechan. Lakers 34, Taco Bell 23 Sam Galindo 15 points, AJ Barton 9, Kobe Braga 8 and Gabriel Quiambao 2 for Lakers. Ken Calderon 10 points, Robie Ponte 10, Ethan ...
Nov 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indoor fun
Behind a game-winning 3-pointer by Alec Canete-Hall, Waterfall B&B defeated St. Herman’s 63-61 in a C Division city league basketball game Monday night at North Star Elementary. Canete-Hall ended with a team-high 32 points. More than 300 players on 25 teams participate in city league basketball.
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dunbar earns second straight All-American honors
Kodiak’s Trevor Dunbar earned All-American cross country honors for the second consecutive year Monday morning. The University of Portland junior placed 35th at the NCAA Division 1 Cross Country Championships at the LaVern Gibson Cross Country Course in Terre Haute, Ind. The top 40 finishers earn All-American accolades. Dunbar’s 10-kilometer time of 30 minutes, 4.1 seconds was 10 seconds shy of cracking the top 25...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anthony, Pena run well at nationals
Two other Kodiak graduates also competed in national races over the weekend. University of Alaska Anchorage’s Dylan Anthony placed 81st at the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships Saturday at the Plante’s Ferry Athletic Complex in Spokane, Wash. Anthony, a freshman, was the fourth Seawolf to cross the line in 33:06.9. UAA tied its program-high eighth-place showing from 2010 with 290 points. In the NAIA Nat...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS trio to compete on national stage
A trio of Kodiak High School graduates are running in national cross country championship races in the next few days. Dylan Anthony, a freshman for University of Alaska Anchorage, is competing in the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships in Spokane, Wash., on Saturday. The men’s eight-kilometer race begins at 11 a.m. A live video feed can be found at www.ncaa.com. Anthony graduated from KHS in 2010 and reds...
Nov 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tournament honors Kodiak bowling legends
Inside Tropic Lanes, a giant framed photo of Ab Stewart covers a portion of a wall. Next to that photo is a smaller one showing Ab and his wife Gladene. Both photos are positioned so the Stewarts look directly at the sport they loved so much — bowling. The Stewarts were instrumental in bowling, not only in Kodiak, but also in Alaska. Ab and Gladene are no longer alive, but the memory of the two lives on. Saturday ...
Nov 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local results: Nov. 17
Boys Little Dribblers Fourth and fifth grade Nov. 9 Midtown Auto 31, Taco Bell 28 Genard Sabangan 10 points, Edgee Ocampo 7, Dierich Wiest 6, Justin Doctolero 4 and Joshua Nummer 4 for Midtown Auto. Ken Calderon 15 points, Hamo Sega 8, Ethan Bartz 2, Taj DeVries 2 and Luke Doerksen 1 for Taco Bell. Nov. 15 Lakers 29, Redgate 22 Sam Galindo 13 points, AJ Barton 6, Kobe Braga 4, Josue Martinez 4 and Josh Miguel 2 fo...
Nov 17, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wind delays opening of rink
All day Monday, Baranof Park Ice Rink manager Courtney Webster was the bearer of bad news for people who were looking to skate. Due to high winds over the weekend, Webster and his crew were not able to complete the ice rink before Monday’s scheduled opening. He said it was difficult to turn people away. “But, at the same time we want to do it right,” Webster said. “We want to take our time at doing it. It is going...
Nov 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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